KATHMANDU, Oct 15: Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal Friday called on President Bidya Devi Bhandari at the Office of President, Shital Niwas and apprised her that he was travelling to India on Saturday to attend the 'BRICS- BIMSTEC Outreach Summit' to be held in Goa on October 16.

KATHMANDU, Oct 14: President Bidya Devi Bhandari has expressed her condolences over the passing away of the King of Thailand, Bhumibol Adulyadej.

MAHOTTARI, Oct 14: CPN (Maoist Center) senior leader Narayan Kaji Shrestha today stressed the need for amending the constitution to ensure its acceptability. Speaking at a program organized by the Bardibas Town Committee of the party to exchange greetings on the occasions of festivals like Bada Dashain, Tihar and Chhath, the leader pitched for amending the constitution to address the demands of all disgruntled parties.

Government offices resume service

October 14, 2016 13:37 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 14: The government offices that remained closed during the Bada Dashain festival resumed service from today onwards.

KATHMANDU, Oct 14: All preparations for hosting tea reception program by CPN-UML on the occasion of the Badadashain, Tihar, Nepal Sambat and Chhath festivals has been completed. The party is hosting the tea reception programme tomorrow.

KATHMANDU, Oct 14: The United Democratic Madhesi Front (UDMF), which has been supporting the government remaining outside of it, has warned that it would withdraw its support if the constitution amendment bill were not registered in the Parliament before the Tihar festival.

BIRGUNJ, Oct 14: India has ramped up security at the no-man's land and the transit points along the Nepal-India border here following its increasing hostilities with Pakistan.

UML invites President to tea reception

October 14, 2016 10:07 am

KATHMANDU, Oct 14: The CPN (UML) has extended an invitation to President Bidya Devi Bhandari to a tea reception it is hosting tomorrow on the occasion of the Bijaya Dashami, Deepawali, Nepal Sambat and Chhath festivals.

KANCHANPUR, Oct 14: Minister for Agricultural Development Gauri Shankar Chaudhary has said the government's attention was focused on holding the local body elections.

KATHMANDU, Oct 13: The CPN-UML is organizing a tea reception at Shankha Park in the capital on October 15, on the occasion of the Bada Dashain, Nepal Sambat, Chhath and other festivals.